215 45 R17 - a fast tyre for medium, upper and luxury class cars
tyres with the dimensions 215 45 R17 suitable for sports cars, sedans, station wagons, coupes and convertibles. Especially during fast driving on motorways of Pneu size can 215 45 R17 points.
215 45 R17 - A track accurate high-performance tyres
A tyre with the dimensions 215 45 R17 is suitable for high speeds. From his tyre labeling can be seen that the tyre is 215 millimeters wide, for the first three-digit value of the tyre data applies to the cross-sectional width. tyre that width are distinguished by track accurate driving and excellent handling characteristics. The wide tread surface provides space for good aquaplaning profile, which the Toyo PROXES T1R proves. The second value of the tyre data refers to its profile height in percent. tyres with a profile height of 45 percent are low-profile tyres. Their low rolling resistance allows efficient operation with minimal fuel consumption at high speeds.
Fast tyre for any weather
The value for the profile height joins in the tyre marking a R on which stands for radial tyres. In almost all newly manufactured tyre is a radial. Diagonal tyres only be used on older vehicles. Radial tyres have several advantages such as a stable cornering force and less wear and tear. The R value is below the rim diameter. From the tyre data can be seen that the rim diameter is 17 inches. tyres with the dimensions 215 45 R17 also offer maximum safety on snow. As a very good snow tyres proved in test tyres of this size of Pirelli winter tyres SOTTOZERO .
Among the tyres with the dimensions 215 45 R17 many very powerful models can be found. Very high quality is the sports winter tyres Dunlop SP Winter Sport M3 , which struck tested positive with very short braking distances.